Actor Willie Garson, best known for playing Carrie Bradshaw’s best boyfriend Stanford Blatch in “Sex and the City,” has died. He was 57 years old.
His death was confirmed in a broadcast Tuesday by his son, Nathen Garson. Instagram. The reason was not immediately disclosed.
“I am so happy that you shared all your adventures with me and achieved so much,” his son said. “I’m proud of you. I’ll always love you, but I think it’s time for you to embark on an adventure of your own.”
In addition to his popular role in “Sex and the City,” Mr. Garson was also known for his role as the con man Mozzie on the TV show “White Collar.”
Mr. Garson has appeared in 30 films, including the 2008 film “Sex and the City” and its 2010 sequel “Sex and the City 2”.
As news of Mr. Garson’s death spread on Tuesday night, actors and artists shared their memories and praises on social media.
Comedian Mario Cantone, who plays Mr. Garson’s partner in “Sex and the City,” said: excitement He said he was “devastated and just overwhelmed with sadness.”
“It was soon taken from all of us,” he said. “You were a gift from the gods.”
A full obituary is in preparation.